Posted: Dec 13, 2012 8:03 AM by KATC
Updated: Dec 13, 2012 9:13 AM
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 39 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Leslie W. Knighten, 57, 706 Iberia Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on December 12, 2012 at 11:10 am on warrants for issuing worthless checks. Knighten was located at the St. Mary Parish Courthouse in Franklin on the warrants. He was released on a summons to appear in court on April 17, 2013.
Juvenile male, 14, was arrested on December 12, 2012 at 3:46 pm at Patterson High School for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. A deputy responded to a complaint of suspected drugs on school grounds. Upon arrival the deputy learned from school administrators that a student had been found to be in possession of a substance suspected to be marijuana. Following an investigation by the deputy the juvenile was released to a guardian pending juvenile court proceedings.
Fred Lamar Williams, 25, 635 8th Street, Franklin, LA was arrested in December 12, 2012 at 7:58 pm for simple obstruction of a highway and no drivers license. A deputy patrolling the Centerville area observed a vehicle parked partially in the roadway on Hwy. 317 near Elm St. forcing traffic to drive into the opposite lane of travel. The deputy made contact with the driver, identified as Williams. While speaking with Williams the deputy learned that he did not have a drivers license. Williams was released on a summons to appear in court on March 8, 2013.
Anthony Jackson, 20, 411 Carol Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on December 12, 2012 at 11:06 pm for unauthorized use of an access card.
Harley Burns, 19, 411A Carol Road, Bayou Vista, LA was arrested on December 12, 2012 at 11:06 pm for unauthorized use of an access card.
A deputy responded to a complaint of unauthorized use of an access card. Upon speaking with the female victim, the deputy learned that her missing debit card had recently been used at Murphy's gas station in Bayou Vista. The victim was able to provide the time and amount of the unauthorized charge and the deputy identified Jackson and Burns as suspects. After further investigation, Jackson and Burns were transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. No bond has been set.
Jonah Madison, 18, 403 Clark Street, Franklin, LA was arrested on December 12, 2012 at 11:50 am for battery of a correctional facility employee. Madison is an inmate at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center in Centerville. A deputy was escorting Madison to a cell when the inmate punched him in the eye. No bond is set.